ACE Accreditation for Chippenham Museum

21st February 2020 / News archive

Chippenham Museum’s staff, volunteers and Friends group were joined recently by Cllr Teresa Hutton, Chair of the Amenities, Culture and Leisure committee to celebrate their success of being awarded Accreditation by Arts Council England.

The Accreditation Scheme is the UK industry standard for museums and galleries which encourages museums to do the right things to help people access and engage with collections and protect them for future generations.
Chippenham Museum, a Chippenham Town Council facility, is free to visit and open 10am to 4pm every day except Sunday, including Bank Holidays, with two floors of galleries and level access throughout. The museum has a varied exhibition and events programme, with current Goldiggers exhibition open until 25 April, followed by a season of ARTSPACE@Chippenham Museum exhibitions dedicated to celebrating local artists